Men's Tennis Concludes Play at Duke Fab Four Invitational
Sept. 15, 2013
Weigel defeated Elon's Jordan Kaufman in straight sets, 7-6, 6-2, to capture the win, while Weber posted a victory in straight sets, 6-2, 6-4, over Wake Forest's Nicky Kunz. In the same draw, junior Robbie Mudge fell to UNC's Oystein Steiro in the third-place match, 6-3, 6-2.
In the blue draw, junior Austin Powell fought hard before falling in the third-place match to Wake Forest's Anthony Delcore, 6-3, 7-6 (5), while UNC's Johan Skattum edged junior Beck Bond, 2-6, 6-4, 7-5, in the fifth-place match.
In the white draw, freshman Nick Horton faced his second consecutive top-30 opponent in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) rankings in Duke's 26th-ranked Fred Saba. A native of Sydney, Australia, Horton forced a decisive third set, before falling to the top-seeded Saba, 6-4, 2-6, 6-3.
The Wolfpack will continue its season Sept. 20-22 at the UVA Ranked + 1 in Charlottesville, Va.